About Oak Park

The Village of Oak Park is a beautiful community situated at the geographic center of Metropolitan Chicago. Oak Park citizens come from a variety of backgrounds, walks of life and from around the world. Oak Park offers residents excellent public transportation and a superb school system.

From unique boutiques and shops, major national retailers and burgeoning arts community a myriad of fine restaurants to an open air Shakespearean Festival Theatre and first run and fine art films at the Art Deco designed Lake Theatre, this cosmopolitan, charming, vibrant and architecturally significant community has something for everyone.

Whatever suits your style, taste or needs can be found right here in Oak Park. Come live with us and become apart of the community, our residential family and fall in love with Oak Park.


Points Of Interest

  • Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
  • Ernest Hemingway Museum
  • Two Historic Districts
  • George Mayer's Pleasant Home
  • Wright designed
  • Unity Temple
  • Cheney Mansion
  • Austin Gardens
  • Harrison Street Art District


  • 12 Parks
  • 7 Recreation Centers
  • 2 Outdoor Pools
  • 1 Indoor Ice Rink
  • 20 Tennis Courts
  • Oak Park Conservatory & Conservatory Center


  • 2 Rapid Transit Lines
  • 1 Commuter Rail Train
  • RTA Bus Route
  • 2 Taxi Companies